AVID’s mission is to close the achievement gap by preparing all students for college readiness and success in a global society.

Advancement Via Individual Determination

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"I think what makes AVID a really important tool is that it gives students a way to learn that's not just specific to a classroom,
but specific to life."
Dr. Russell Lowery-Hart,
President, Amarillo College

JANUARY 3–4, 2018


Discover how AVID for Higher Education impacts student retention, persistence, and success.

Learn how AVID for Higher Education is supporting instruction in developmental education, adult education and literacy, and guided pathways—connecting with career and technical education programs. Join us for one of these trainings.

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AHE High Engagement Strategies for Academic Disciplines

January 3–4 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Participants will be introduced to specific research-based strategies for increasing student engagement in the classroom, laboratory, or online learning. This intensive two-day workshop covers high engagement practices in WICOR (Writing, Inquiry, Collaboration, Organization, and Reading). The curriculum book AVID Postsecondary Strategies for Success will be provided for all participants.

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AVID for Higher Education Overview

Wednesday, January 3 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

This complementary one-day AHE leadership symposium will feature the successes that AHE colleges are experiencing, and how they are addressing the barriers that students face within our colleges’ systems, instruction, and culture. Our AVID for Higher Education overview provides an excellent opportunity to dialogue about how colleges are removing barriers and committing resources to support student success. Registration is required, however there is no fee to attend.

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